The latest situation, a summary of biosecurity advice by our writer Kim Stoddart, and a case study
In our January issue, Alicia Miller wrote about the rewards and fulfilment of the smallholding life. This month, she writes about the more
challenging side of ‘the good life’
We report on another outbreak, and explain how the restrictions across the UK will change after February 28
Most poultry keepers will no longer have to keep birds under cover
Vet’s advice to help you with your animals
LIZ SHANKLAND continues to find new challenges at her second smallholding, but plans are taking shape.
Francis Nesbitt talks to Debbie Kingsley about his beautiful smallholding in Kilkenny, Ireland
DEFRA has told poultry keepers to take precautions to help stop the spread of bird flu. ANDY CAWTHRAY explains and offers advice
How to be prepared in smallholding
Sam Gray has had an eventful time on her Shropshire smallholding
Kim Stoddart takes a look at a Welsh initiative to make sustainable smallholding much more accessible to everyone
Liz Shankland has advice on how to avoid mistakes with pig housing
Guthrie McGruer explains how he has grappled with planning permission issues since buying a smallholding in the Wye Valley
Welcome to a new bi-monthly feature series by Donald Macsween, a leading crofter from the Isle of Lewis
Smallholders need insurance. Kim Stoddart takes a look at policies you might not be aware of...
My Farm insurance have teamed up with global insurers Aviva to provide you with some of the best insurance protection for smallholders
Crowdfunding is a great way to raise funds for a smallholding project. Alice Harlan, from Hampshire, did just that...
Dan Cherry is a leading supplier of housing for chickens and other livestock. He talked to John Wright
Nicola Hacking, an enthusiastic new smallholder, tells Debbie Kingsley how she and husband Graham have learned lots... the hard way
Sam Gray gave up a busy city life for the ‘good life’ - and she loves it. In a new feature series, we will follow Sam on her smallholding journey
Jeff and Margaret Brinkley long dreamed of having their own smallholding. And finally they did it. Jeff tells the story
What are five key factors for success in smallholding? We asked some of our writers and other smallholders.
Meet Tom Vaughan, a skilled craftsman whose chicken houses are a big seller. He talks to John Wright
Air rifles can provide a simple but effective solution to several of the smallholder’s pest control problems in addition to providing a source of free-range, local meat. Charlie Portlock explains
A smallholding couple in Staffordshire are providing a haven for wildlife, especially the threatened barn owl. Penny Bunting reports
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